Definitions for pandemoniumˌpæn dəˈmoʊ ni əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chaos, pandemonium, bedlam, topsy-turvydom, topsy-turvyness(noun)

    a state of extreme confusion and disorder

GCIDE

  1. Pandemonium(n.)

    A condition of unrestrained disorder and chaotic, riotous uproar.

  2. Origin: [NL., from Gr. pa^s, pa^n, all + dai`mwn a demon.]

Wiktionary

  1. pandemonium(Noun)

    A place where all demons live; Hell.

  2. pandemonium(Noun)

    Chaos; tumultuous or lawless violence.

  3. pandemonium(Noun)

    An outburst; loud, riotous uproar, especially of a crowd.

  4. Origin: Coined by John Milton in "Paradise Lost," Pandæmonium, from πᾶν (equivalent to English pan-Category:English words prefixed with pan-) + daemonium, from δαίμων.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pandemonium(noun)

    the great hall or council chamber of demons or evil spirits

  2. Pandemonium(noun)

    an utterly lawless, riotous place or assemblage

  3. Origin: [NL., from Gr. pa^s, pa^n, all + dai`mwn a demon.]

Freebase

  1. Pandemonium

    In the standard cosmology of the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, Pandemonium is the Outer plane where Chaotic Evil and Chaotic Neutral petitioners are sent after death. Pandemonium is a large, complex cavern that never ends. Compounding this problem, howling winds drive most of its residents mad. There are few creatures that are native to this plane; those individuals who do live there usually have no choice in the matter. It is one of a number of alignment-based Outer Planes that form part of the standard Dungeons & Dragons cosmology, used in the Planescape, Greyhawk and some editions of the Forgotten Realms campaign settings. In the Planescape campaign setting, Pandemonium houses the headquarters for the Bleak Cabal faction.


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